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New York Times

Hezbollah Attack Kills Israeli Soldiers Near Lebanon, Raising Fears of Escalation
New York Times
JERUSALEM — Two Israeli soldiers were killed and seven were wounded in a missile attack Wednesday as they drove in a disputed zone along the Lebanese border, Israel said, in the most serious flare-up in the area in years. Hezbollah claimed ...
For now, Hezbollah's response seems calculated and limitedHaaretz
Two Israeli Soldiers Killed in Attacks Claimed by Lebanon's HezbollahWall Street Journal
You Asked: With Record Earnings, Just How Big Is Apple?NBCNews.com
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ABC News

7 Attention-Grabbing GoDaddy Moments
ABC News
GoDaddy's latest controversial Super Bowl ad follows other surprising moments over the last several years -- from global politics to technology debates. The company has made a name for its web domain registering business through its provocative GoDaddy ...
Super Bowl advertisers aim not to offendWashington Post
GoDaddy yanks puppy Super Bowl commercialSan Jose Mercury News
Vote for your favorite Super Bowl puppyUSA TODAY
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CNN International

AG nominee backs Obama on immigration actions, cites 'right' to work for all ...
Fox News
Attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch backed up President Obama on his controversial immigration executive actions during her confirmation hearing Wednesday -- while going as far to say she believed in an illegal immigrant's "right" and "obligation to ...
AG Nom Lynch Dodges Republican Questions, Defends Obama's Executive ...Newsweek
AG nominee Lynch assures Senate she's not HolderUSA TODAY
Obama's Attorney General Pick Faces Heated Confirmation DebateVoice of America
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ABC News

Mitt Romney Will Portray Hillary Clinton As 'Clueless' on Jobs, Foreign Policy
ABC News
Mitt Romney will speak about poverty in a speech in the nation's poorest state this evening -- while directly taking aim at Hillary Clinton, saying she “cluelessly pressed a reset button for Russia.” Romney will address students at Mississippi State University, ...
Do Mitt Romney's Expensive Things Define Him?Bloomberg
Romney built expensive homes after 2012 lossBoston Globe
Romney may sell revamped La Jolla homeU-T San Diego
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Reuters

Jordan prisoner swap on hold, fate of Japanese IS hostage unclear
Reuters
Junko Ishido, mother of Kenji Goto, who is a Japanese journalist being held captive by Islamic State militants, listens to questions from reporters at her house in Tokyo January 28, 2015. Credit: Reuters/Yuya Shino ...
Jordan agrees to prisoner swap with ISIS in deal that could free pilot, Japanese ...Fox News
Jordanian state TV willing to swap ISIS terrorist for hostage Kenji GotoDaily Mail
Jordan rallies around captured pilotCNN International
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The Week Magazine

Supreme Court orders Oklahoma to halt executions over lethal injection drug
The Week Magazine
The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed the executions of three Oklahoma men due to concerns about the controversial drug cocktail the state uses for lethal injections. The move was widely expected after the Justices agreed last week to hear the inmates' ...
Justices block three Oklahoma executions over drug usedUSA TODAY
Supreme Court Delays Executions for 3 Oklahoma InmatesTIME
Supreme Court stays executions of three in OklahomaCNN International
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Reuters

Facebook tops Wall Street revenue target in fourth quarter
Reuters
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc's (FB.O) revenue grew 49 percent in the fourth quarter, as strength in mobile advertising helped the world's largest Internet social network beat Wall Street's target. Shares of Facebook edged up less than 1 percent ...
Facebook's Status Update: Profit, Revenue Beat ExpectationsABC News
Facebook's Quarterly Revenue, Profit Top EstimatesBloomberg
Facebook Earnings Beat Expectations, Driven by Mobile AdvertisingNew York Times
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Firstpost

Michelle Obama goes without a headscarf in Saudi Arabia. Big deal? (+video)
Christian Science Monitor
Ms. Obama leaves her hair unveiled in a visit this week to Saudi Arabia, gaining a lot of attention on Twitter. By Samantha Laine, Staff Writer January 28, 2015. About video ads. Tuesday, President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama stepped off Air Force ...
First Lady's Visit To Saudi Arabia Sends Strong Message About WomenABC News
Michelle Obama's hairy problem in Saudi ArabiaNew York Daily News
US media coverage of Michelle Obama's Saudi Arabia trip isn't just wrong — it's ...Vox
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Los Angeles Times

Andrew Sullivan to end Dish blog after 15 years
Los Angeles Times
Andrew Sullivan has decided to end his blog, the Dish, after nearly 15 years, according to a post he published Wednesday afternoon. Sullivan, the former New Republic editor and author of four books, said he decided to stop writing daily items so he can focus ...
The Dish's Andrew Sullivan Is Giving Up Blogging After 15&Year RunFast Company
Andrew Sullivan To Quit BloggingTowleroad

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New York Daily News

Boston Marathon finish line gets symbolic shoveling
New York Daily News
Boston got nearly two feet of snow during Tuesday's monster blizzard — but not an inch remains on the Boston Marathon finish line. As the city dug out on Wednesday, a proud Bostonian shoveled the “Finish” line marker on Boylston St. — a reminder of ...
Bartender ID'd as 'Boston Shoveler'ABC News
Boston finish line: Three photos, one mysteryCNN
Man who shoveled Boston Marathon finish line revealedOrlando Sentinel
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